Program Details


The Nebraska Summer Research Program is sponsored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Office of Graduate Studies.

Since 2007, Graduate Studies has provided the program infrastructure for the individual research groups. The office administers and oversees the application process, student communication, and acts as a resource for scholars throughout their summer experience. Graduate Studies coordinates the students' travel and housing, sponsors social events, and offers professional development workshops to assist students in their pursuit of graduate education. Summer research program events sponsored by Graduate Studies include:

  • Planning and Preparing for Graduate School Workshop
  • Graduate Faculty Admissions Panel
  • GRE Prep Workshop and practice test sessions
  • Purpose Statement Writing Seminar and workshops
  • Presenting Yourself and Your Research  Professionally seminar
  • Arrival day Pizza Party
  • First week Welcome Picnic
  • Omaha Trip
  • Canoe Trips
  • Summer Research Symposium and Poster Session
Any questions regarding the Nebraska Summer Research Program can be directed to Maggie Jobes, Assistant Director of Graduate Recruitment, at